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Deb L Zoran

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Phone: (979) 845-2351

Mailstop: 4474

Department: VSCS

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Education

  • Ph.D. Nutrition, Texas A&M University 1997
  • Diplomate , ACVIM 1993
  • M.S. , Iowa State University 1992
  • D.V.M. , Kansas State University 1984
  • B.S. , Kansas State University 1982

Credentials

  • Texas Veterinary Medical License: 5658
  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine- SAIM

Scholarly Interests

Nutrition - especially related to feline health, obesity, GI diseases and exercise physiology of working caninesEducation - especially related to development of curricula for emergency preparedness and response, use of simulations in the teaching of disaster response

Publications

Management of a pet dog after exposure to a human patient with Ebola virus disease
Spengler J, Bissett WT, Stonecipher S, Zoran DL, etal
JAVMA. 2015 237(237):531-36.
Tom Green Co Texas Emergency Veterinary Medical Operations Standard Operating Guideline, 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and Tom Green Co officials
2015
. 321st Civil Affairs Brigade, United States Army Reserves, Emergency Animal Evacuation Standard Operating Guidelines, 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and Major command of Army Reserve
2015
Ellis County, Texas, Emergency Animal Shelter Standard Operating Guideline, 2015
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and Ellis Co officials
2015
Victoria County, Texas, Emergency Animal Evacuation Standard Operating Guideline, 2015.
Tamu VET teaching team, rotation students and Victoria Co officials
2015
Serum biochemical, blood gas and antioxidant status in search and rescue dogs before and after simulated field work.
Spoo JW, Zoran DL, Downey RL, etal
Veterinary Journal. 2015
2. Stevenson Companion Animal Life Care Center Evacuation Standard Operating Guideline, 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and SCALC folks
2015
Brazos County, Texas, Emergency Companion Animal Shelter Standard Operating Guideline, 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and Brazos co officials
2015
Dallas County, Texas, Emergency Companion Animal Shelter Standard Operating Guideline, 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and DAllas Co officials
2015
Caring for Companion and Service Animals Potentially Exposed to Ebola Virus Disease State of Texas Standard operating guideline, 2015.
Bissett WTB, Zoran DL and multiple state partners
2015
3. Veterinary Medical Park Emergency Animal Evacuation & Sheltering Standard Operating Guideline, 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and VMP personnel
2015
El Paso County, Texas Emergency Animal Shelter Standard Operating Guideline 2015.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and El Paso co officials
2015
Johnson Co Veterinary Medical Operations SOG
TAMU VET, rotation students and Emergency managers of Johnson Co
2014
Jefferson County, Texas, Emergency Cattle Shelter Standard Operating Guideline, 2014.
TAMU VET teaching team, rotation students and Hardin Co officials
2014
Clinical nutrition.
Laflamme D, Zoran DL
Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract. 2014 44(4):ix-x.
Ultrasonographic characteristics of lipiduria in clinically normal cats.
Sislak MD, Spaulding KA, Zoran DL, Bauer JE, Thompson JA
Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2014 55(2):195-201.
The role of diet in the prevention and management of feline diabetes.
Zoran DL, Rand JS
Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract. 2013 43(2):233-43.
Utility of endoscopic biopsies of the duodenum and ileum for diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease and small cell lymphoma in cats.
Scott KD, Zoran DL, Mansell J, Norby B, Willard MD
J Vet Intern Med. 2011 25(6):1253-7.
Effects of nutrition choices and lifestyle changes on the well-being of cats, a carnivore that has moved indoors.
Zoran DL, Buffington CA
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2011 239(5):596-606.
Obesity in dogs and cats: a metabolic and endocrine disorder.
Zoran DL
Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract. 2010 40(2):221-39.
Skin surface lipids and skin and hair coat condition in dogs fed increased total fat diets containing polyunsaturated fatty acids.
Kirby NA, Hester SL, Rees CA, Kennis RA, Zoran DL, Bauer JE
J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl). 2009 93(4):505-11.
Vertically integrated educational collaboration between a college of veterinary medicine and a non-profit animal shelter.
Snowden K, Bice K, Craig T, Howe L, Jarrett M, Jeter E, Kochevar D, Simpson RB, Stickney M, Wesp A, Wolf AM, Zoran D
J Vet Med Educ. 2008 35(4):637-40.
Pancreatitis in cats: diagnosis and management of a challenging disease.
Zoran DL
J Am Anim Hosp Assoc. 2006 42(1):1-9.
Evaluation of corneometry (skin hydration) and transepidermal water-loss measurements in two canine breeds.
Hester SL, Rees CA, Kennis RA, Zoran DL, Bigley KE, Wright AS, Kirby NA, Bauer JE
J Nutr. 2004 8 Suppl(134):2110S-2113S.
Nutritional management of gastrointestinal disease.
Zoran D
Clin Tech Small Anim Pract. 2003 18(4):211-7.
The carnivore connection to nutrition in cats.
Zoran DL
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2002 221(11):1559-67.
Elevated parathyroid hormone-related protein and hypercalcemia in two dogs with schistosomiasis.
Fradkin JM, Braniecki AM, Craig TM, Ramiro-Ibanez F, Rogers KS, Zoran DL
J Am Anim Hosp Assoc. 2001 37(4):349-55.
Hyperactivity and alopecia associated with ingestion of valproic acid in a cat.
Zoran DL, Boeckh A, Boothe DM
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2001 218(10):1587-9.
Dietary fiber differentially alters cellular fatty acid-binding protein expression in exfoliated colonocytes during tumor development.
Chapkin RS, Clark AE, Davidson LA, Schroeder F, Zoran DL, Lupton JR
Nutr Cancer. 1998 32(2):107-12.
Diet and exercise patterns in pet dogs.
Slater MR, Robinson LE, Zoran DL, Wallace KA, Scarlett JM
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1995 207(2):186-90.
Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in cats: 150 cases.
Xenopouis, P, Steiner JM, Zoran DL.. etal.
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
ACVIM Consensus statement on Carbohydrates in Cats
Laflamme DP, Zoran DL, et al
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine.


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